Enumclaw

Plans for development of downtown block called off

Plans for development of downtown block called off

The numbers just didn’t work out, Enumclaw Mayor Jan Molinaro said.

Plans for development of downtown block called off
Concert to benefit Mount Peak tower effort

Concert to benefit Mount Peak tower effort

The Mount Peak Historical Fire Association may be getting some state money, but the group is also hoping to garner some local support to revive the historic landmark.

Concert to benefit Mount Peak tower effort
Keeping it real at Reality House

Keeping it real at Reality House

From underage drinking to suicide, the annual event helps parents understand pressures their children may be facing.

Keeping it real at Reality House
Courier-Herald to stop Bonney Lake coverage

Courier-Herald to stop Bonney Lake coverage

Additionally, the paper will be moving offices (though we will still be in the same building) and be moving toward a paid subscription-only business model.

Courier-Herald to stop Bonney Lake coverage
Six local projects, totaling nearly $1.5 million, in House budget

Six local projects, totaling nearly $1.5 million, in House budget

They include the proposed Mount Peak fire lookout, a mountain bike tail in Tehaleh, the Enumclaw pool, and more.

Six local projects, totaling nearly $1.5 million, in House budget
Enumclaw Rotary celebrating 50 years of service to community

Enumclaw Rotary celebrating 50 years of service to community

The first president of the local chapter was Sutherland (Suds) McLean.

Enumclaw Rotary celebrating 50 years of service to community
County allowing free disposal of storm debris | King County

County allowing free disposal of storm debris | King County

Yard waste like branches, brush, tree stumps and wood rounds are allowed to be disposed for free at the Enumclaw Transfer Station this weekend.

County allowing free disposal of storm debris | King County
Enumclaw council approves plans for 26 new homes

Enumclaw council approves plans for 26 new homes

They’ll be built along the east side of Semanski Street, south of Roosevelt Avenue.

Enumclaw council approves plans for 26 new homes
Enumclaw Recyclers, The Use Again Store re-open on Garrett

Enumclaw Recyclers, The Use Again Store re-open on Garrett

The businesses have collected close to 1.3 million pounds of electronics for the E-Cycle Washington program over four years.

Enumclaw Recyclers, The Use Again Store re-open on Garrett
State OK’s waiver for Enumclaw, pair of snow days will not be made up

State OK’s waiver for Enumclaw, pair of snow days will not be made up

White River School District also had its waivers approved, but the Sumner-Bonney Lake School District has not, and school could continue until June 27.

State OK’s waiver for Enumclaw, pair of snow days will not be made up
Average property taxes drop while home values rise on the Plateau

Average property taxes drop while home values rise on the Plateau

But new legislation may cause property taxes to rise again in 2020.

Average property taxes drop while home values rise on the Plateau
Local artist brings “Art of FLIGHT” to Chalet Theater

Local artist brings “Art of FLIGHT” to Chalet Theater

The snowboarding movie by Travis Rice is playing March 27 at The Chalet.

Local artist brings “Art of FLIGHT” to Chalet Theater
Swimming pool improvements approved by Enumclaw Council

Swimming pool improvements approved by Enumclaw Council

The most pressing needs appear to be the roof, the pool liner, and deck — an estimated $630,000 of work over the next two years.

Swimming pool improvements approved by Enumclaw Council
County says contentious recycle center clearing without a permit

County says contentious recycle center clearing without a permit

The proposed Enumclaw Recycling Center is still going through the permitting process, but it appears the landowners have already started clearing out their land.

County says contentious recycle center clearing without a permit
Enumclaw community groups, project awarded county grants | King County

Enumclaw community groups, project awarded county grants | King County

Friends of Bass Lake, the Expo Center, a local farmer’s market, and the Rainier Foothills Wellness Foundation all received some funds.

Enumclaw community groups, project awarded county grants | King County
Enumclaw’s Williams receives Distinguished Service Award

Enumclaw’s Williams receives Distinguished Service Award

Christine Williams runs the Neighbors Feeding Neighbors program, which fed 47,000 hot meals to seniors since 2012.

Enumclaw’s Williams receives Distinguished Service Award
Spring is coming, and so is baby bird season

Spring is coming, and so is baby bird season

Local songbird rehabilitation nonprofit Featherhaven is looking for volunteers this season.

Spring is coming, and so is baby bird season
Six students honored in VFW’s annual essay contest

Six students honored in VFW’s annual essay contest

Sophia DeMarco, Gabrielle DeMarco, Natalie DeMarco, Marin Lawson, Ashley Dickerson, and Kate Dickson were recognized with scholarships late last month.

Six students honored in VFW’s annual essay contest
Enumclaw hears second proposal for downtown property

Enumclaw hears second proposal for downtown property

Part of this idea included a pavilion for residents and visitors to be able to enjoy.

Enumclaw hears second proposal for downtown property
Groups tell Enumclaw council what they do with public money

Groups tell Enumclaw council what they do with public money

The Enumclaw Expo Center, KCLS, Plateau Outreach Ministries, and the Chamber of Commerce were represented.

Groups tell Enumclaw council what they do with public money
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